‘Unb memorial’ is the right term to describe the scene at the site of the Sutherland Springs shooting in Sutherland Springs, Texas

A mass shooting in a Texas church is the latest example of the country’s increasingly politicized memorials, with some officials questioning the wisdom of imposing a national “ban” on such events.But the National Memorial Association, a lobby group for the nation’s more than 150,000 national monuments, said Sunday it wants a ban on the “unb” …

How to Remember the Dead: A Guide to the Ceremony and the Ceremonies at the Memorial and the Museum of the American Indian

The annual Memorial and Museum of American Indian ceremonies are one of the oldest ceremonies of its kind in the United States.During these important events, Native American families gather in the sacred waters of the Grand River, take part in a ceremony and then return to their homelands to celebrate the lives of their loved …